Big Red Sat-1

Name Big Red Sat-1
Type CubeSat
Units or mass 1U
Status not launched, expected in 2025
Organisation University of Nebraska
Institution University
Entity Academic / Education
Nation US
Oneliner

Educational mission to demonstrate
perovskite panel technology.

Description

Education mission with a primary goal of engaging and developing future aerospace engineers by contributing to the development of critical technologies to improve solar power generation. The technology demonstration secondary focus is to take proven perovskite panel technology at technical readiness level (TRL)-5 to TRL-6 by testing the panels in space using flight heritage information and systems to maximize potential success. Testing should provide answers on handling and the life of perovskites, as well as comparative day/night performance with silicon in a space environment.

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Last modified: 2022-12-29
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